Lanao del Sur - More anti-illegal drugs operation will be launched and more drug personalities are expected to be nabbed as PBGen Arthur R Cabalona, pushes for a relentless fight against illegal drugs in PRO BAR.
Citing the directives from PBGen Cabalona, PSOG/PDEU and 1st PMFC, both of Lanao del Sur PPO, conducted an anti-illegal drugs operation together with PDEA, and 500 Combat Engineer Battalion at Purok 2, Brgy. Papandayan Caniogan, Marawi City on February 9, 2022, that resulted in the arrest of 5 drug personalities and dismantling of drug den. Confiscated from the possession of the arrested suspects who were all residents of Purok 2, Barangay Papandayan Caniogan, Marawi City was 15 grams of shabu worth of Php 102,000.00.
Arrested suspects are now detained at the Marawi City Police Station custodial facility, while case for violation of R.A 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 is being prepared for filing.
PBGen Cabalona, commends the operatives for the successful arrest of the suspects and enjoins them to be relentless against illegal drugs.
“I commend the resilient collaboration of the law enforcers in the ground that resulted to the successful operation against illegal drugs” PBGen Cabalona said. “Together with the community and other stakeholders, we will relentlessly pursue those who are engaged in this illegal drug trade including those who are benefitting from it.” He added.